Jacksonville Criminal Defense Attorney
Reliable & Experienced Legal Counsel
When people in Onslow or Duplin County are charged with a crime, they need
the best legal protection available. Located in Jacksonville, North Carolina,
the criminal defense attorney and staff at The Trevor J. Avery Law Firm
have been providing that protection to our clients for years and can help
you with whatever situation you face.
There’s no time to wait after you've been arrested. Call (910) 405-8459
to schedule a meeting today.
You, the Government & the Criminal Justice Process
All criminal offenses are prosecuted by the state or federal government,
so if you are under investigation or have been charged with a crime, it
is literally the government versus you. On one side are the resources
of the police and prosecution, and on the other side are you and your
Whether accused of a minor misdemeanor or a serious
felony, people charged with crimes must navigate the legal mechanism of the criminal
justice system. You may have to go to state court in Jacksonville or Kenansville
or to one of the federal courts of the Eastern District of North Carolina
but, either way, you are entitled to legal representation. Your lawyer
is there to explain the law, the legal system, and your specific charges.
Your defense is also responsible for:
- Investigating the facts
- Analyzing the how the law applies to you and what defenses can be used
- Standing up for you in negotiations with the prosecutor and the court
Should your case go to trial, your attorney will be the one to present
the evidence that tells your side of the story and argue for your innocence.
Contact Our Jacksonville Criminal Defense Attorney for Advice & Guidance
At The Trevor J. Avery Law Firm, we recognize that a successful legal defense
begins long before a case goes to trial, both because we make sure our
clients know their rights and because we have helped to protect them.
We level the playing field between the government and the defense and
make sure the police and the prosecutors respect our clients’ rights,
follow the rules, and play fair.
If you are being investigated for a crime or have already been charged,
who should you speak to first? Do not talk to the law enforcement officers
who are trying to build a case against you, but do talk to an experienced
criminal defense lawyer and tell them your side of the story.
The Jacksonville criminal defense attorney and staff at The Trevor J. Avery
Law Firm are here to help. We are located across from the courthouse in
Contact us today.